WAFCA Continuing Education & Professional Development Program (WAFCA-CE)

(Spring 2017 Series)

For more than 25 years, WAFCA has provided quality, timely continuing education for professionals serving children and families in Wisconsin. Each year, we train more than 1,000 participants including social workers, therapists, counselors, case managers, residential care workers, parenting support aides and in-home support workers on topics ranging from family systems to addiction and trauma.

As an Approved Continuing Education Provider of the National Board for Certified Counselors, WAFCA-CE is a trusted resource for continuing education for our member agencies and other behavioral health professionals in counties and in private practice.  Click here for more information on our Continuing Education program.

Fees for each 6-hour workshop:

• $95/session individual, non-WAFCA member participants.
• $75/session for WAFCA members
• Employees of WAFCA-CE subscribing agencies: Registration fees are covered under the annual agency subscription payment.

Employees of WAFCA member agencies and WAFCA-CE subscribers: Log in for member rates.

Cancellations:  A two-week cancellation notice is requested. Participants cancelling no later that one week prior to the event will receive a full refund. Participants may arrange for a substitute, but must notify WAFCA regarding substitution. To cancel or arrange for a substitute, please email info@wafca.org or call 608.257.5939.


 

WAFCA-CE 2017 - PDF Calendar

SPRING 2017

Thurs. April 6
Suicide Assessment & Treatment: Identifying Risks and Aligning for Safety (Register)
Waukesha County Technical College/Richard T. Anderson Education Center - Pewaukee
Presenter: Jennifer Muehlenkamp, Ph.D. Workshop/Presenter Information

Thurs. April 20
Contextual Psychopharmacology for Therapists (Register)
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center – Oshkosh
Presenter: David Mays, MD, Ph.D. Workshop/Presenter Information

Thurs. May 4
Compassion for Addictive Processes: An Internal Family Systems (IFS) Lens on Trauma & Compulsion (Register)
Waukesha County Technical College/Richard T. Anderson Education Center – Pewaukee
Presenter: Cece Sykes, LCSW, ACSW Workshop/Presenter Information

Tues. May 23
Helping Youth and Families Develop a Healthy and Safe Relationship with Media (Register)
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center – Oshkosh
Presenter: Justin Patchin, Ph.D. Workshop/Presenter Information

FALL 2017 (Fall Registration Opens June 2017)

Thurs. Sept 14
The Ties That Bind: Understanding Attachment Theory as a Path to Connection
Waukesha County Technical College/Richard T. Anderson Education Center - Pewaukee
Presenter: Melissa Kraemer Smothers, PhD

Thurs. Sept 21
The Anatomy of Trauma: Past, Present and Future Approaches to Healing
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center - Oshkosh
Presenter: Andrew Archer, LCSW

Thurs. Oct 5
Dissociation in Traumatized Children
Waukesha County Technical College/Richard T. Anderson Education Center - Pewaukee
Presenter: Richard A. Hohfeler, Psy.D.

Thurs. Oct 19
Play Therapy and Other Healing Strategies for Working with Children Recovering from Abuse
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center – Oshkosh
Presenter: Kelli Underwood, LCSW

Fri. Nov 10
Suicide Assessment & Treatment: Identifying Risks and Aligning for Safety
Clarion Hotel – Campus Area, Eau Claire
Presenter: Jennifer Muehlenkamp, Ph.D